David L. Levin, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Radiologist

Publications

  1. Fletcher JG, Levin DL, Sykes AG, Lindell RM, White DB, Kuzo RS, Suresh V, Yu L, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Inoue A, Johnson MP, Carter RE, McCollough CH. Observer Performance for Detection of Pulmonary Nodules at Chest CT over a Large Range of Radiation Dose Levels. Radiology. 2020 Dec; 297 (3):699-707 Epub 2020 Sept 29
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  2. Gong H, Hu Q, Walther A, Koo CW, Takahashi EA, Levin DL, Johnson TF, Hora MJ, Leng S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Deep-learning-based model observer for a lung nodule detection task in computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2020 Jul; 7 (4):042807 Epub 2020 June 30
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  3. Kiely DG, Levin D, Hassoun P, Ivy DD, Jone PN, Bwika J, Kawut SM, Lordan J, Lungu A, Mazurek J, Moledina S, Olschewski H, Peacock A, Puri GD, Rahaghi F, Schafer M, Schiebler M, Screaton N, Tawhai M, Van Beek EJ Jr, Vonk-Noordegraaf A, Vanderpool RR, Wort J, Zhao L, Wild J, Vogel-Claussen J, Swift AJ. EXPRESS: Statement on imaging and pulmonary hypertension from the Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute (PVRI). Pulm Circ. 2019 Mar 18; 2045894019841990 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Schlett CL, Nattenmuller J, Tsuchiya N, Vogel-Claussen J, Kauczor HU, Levin D, Hatabu H, Estepar JR, Wu MT, van Beek EJR, Schiebler ML, Representing the International Workshop for Pulmonary Functional Imaging (IWPFI). Noncontrast Chest Computed Tomographic Imaging of Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome: Part I Cardiovascular Findings. J Thorac Imaging. 2019 Mar; 34 (2):116-125
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  5. Alsumrain M, De Giacomi F, Nasim F, Koo CW, Bartholmai BJ, Levin DL, Moua T. Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema as a clinicoradiologic entity: Characterization of presenting lung fibrosis and implications for survival. Respir Med. 2019 Jan; 146:106-112 Epub 2018 Dec 13
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  6. Takahashi EA, Koo CW, White DB, Lindell RM, Sykes AG, Levin DL, Kuzo RS, Wolf M, Bogoni L, Carter RE, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Prospective Pilot Evaluation of Radiologists and Computer-aided Pulmonary Nodule Detection on Ultra-low-Dose CT With Tin Filtration. J Thorac Imaging. 2018 Nov; 33 (6):396-401
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  7. Levin DL. Deep learning and the evaluation of pulmonary fibrosis. Lancet Respir Med 2018 Nov; 6 (11):803-805 Epub 2018 Sept 16
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  8. Koo CW, Johnson TF, Gierada DS, White DB, Blackmon S, Matsumoto JM, Choe J, Allen MS, Levin DL, Kuzo RS. The breadth of the diaphragm: updates in embryogenesis and role of imaging. Br J Radiol. 2018 Jul; 91 (1088):20170600 Epub 2018 Mar 12
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  9. Marinelli JP, Levin DL, Vassallo R, Carter RE, Hubmayr RD, Ehman RL, McGee KP. Quantitative assessment of lung stiffness in patients with interstitial lung disease using MR elastography. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Aug; 46 (2):365-374 Epub 2017 Jan 24
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  10. Fletcher JG, Yu L, Fidler JL, Levin DL, DeLone DR, Hough DM, Takahashi N, Venkatesh SK, Sykes AG, White D, Lindell RM, Kotsenas AL, Campeau NG, Lehman VT, Bartley AC, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Toledano AY, Carter RE, McCollough CH. Estimation of Observer Performance for Reduced Radiation Dose Levels in CT: Eliminating Reduced Dose Levels That Are Too Low Is the First Step. Acad Radiol. 2017 Jul; 24 (7):876-890 Epub 2017 Mar 02
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  11. Malik N, Claus PL, Illman JE, Kligerman SJ, Moynagh MR, Levin DL, Woodrum DA, Arani A, Arunachalam SP, Araoz PA. Air embolism: diagnosis and management. Future Cardiol. 2017 Jul; 13 (4):365-378 Epub 2017 June 23
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  12. Hwang HJ, Hoffman EA, Lee CH, Goo JM, Levin DL, Kauczor HU, Seo JB. The role of dual-energy computed tomography in the assessment of pulmonary function. Eur J Radiol. 2017 Jan; 86:320-334 Epub 2016 Nov 08
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  13. Levin DL, Schiebler ML, Hopkins SR. Physiology for the pulmonary functional imager. Eur J Radiol. 2017 Jan; 86:308-312 Epub 2016 Sept 28
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  14. Ma C, Yu L, Chen B, Koo CW, Takahashi EA, Fletcher JG, Levin DL, Kuzo RS, Viers LD, Vincent-Sheldon SA, Leng S, McCollough CH. Evaluation of a projection-domain lung nodule insertion technique in thoracic computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2017 Jan; 4 (1):013510 Epub 2017 Mar 31
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  15. Leng S, Yu Z, Halaweish A, Kappler S, Hahn K, Henning A, Li Z, Lane J, Levin DL, Jorgensen S, Ritman E, McCollough C. Dose-efficient ultrahigh-resolution scan mode using a photon counting detector computed tomography system. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2016 Oct; 3 (4):043504 Epub 2016 Dec 22
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  16. Levin D, Seo JB, Kiely DG, Hatabu H, Gefter W, van Beek EJ, Schiebler ML, 2013 International Workshop for Pulmonary Functional Imaging (IWPFI). Triage for suspected acute Pulmonary Embolism: Think before opening Pandora's Box. Eur J Radiol. 2015 Jun; 84 (6):1202-11 Epub 2015 Mar 30
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  17. Mariappan YK, Glaser KJ, Levin DL, Vassallo R, Hubmayr RD, Mottram C, Ehman RL, McGee KP. Estimation of the absolute shear stiffness of human lung parenchyma using h-1 spin echo, echo planar mr elastography. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2014 Nov; 40(5):1230-7.
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  18. Ho-Fung Chan, Tawhai MH, Levin DL, Bartholmai BB, Clark AR. Supine to upright lung mechanics: Do changes in lung shape influence lung tissue deformation? Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014 Aug; 2014:832-5.
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  19. Bauer PR, Schiavo DN, Osborn TG, Levin DL, St Sauver J, Hanson AC, Schroeder DR, Ryu JH. Influence of interstitial lung disease on outcome in systemic sclerosis: a population-based historical cohort study. Chest. 2013 Aug; 144 (2):571-577
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  20. Moua T, Levin DL, Carmona EM, Ryu JH. Frequency of mediastinal lymphadenopathy in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension. Chest. 2013 Feb 01; 143: (2)344-348.
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  21. McGee KP, Mariappan YK, Hubmayr RD, Carter RE, Bao Z, Levin DL, Manduca A, Ehman RL. Magnetic resonance assessment of parenchymal elasticity in normal and edematous, ventilator-injured lung. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2012 Aug 15; 113 (4):666-76 Epub 2012 June 07
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  22. Roden AC, Aubry MC, Zhang K, Brady JO, Levin D, Dogan A, Yi ES. Nodular senile pulmonary amyloidosis: a unique case confirmed by immunohistochemistry, mass spectrometry, and genetic study. Hum Pathol. 2010 Jul; 41(7):1040-5. Epub 2010 Apr 08.
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  23. Hopkins SR, Arai TJ, Henderson AC, Levin DL, Buxton RB, Prisk GK. Lung volume does not alter the distribution of pulmonary perfusion in dependent lung in supine humans. J Physiol. 2010; 23:4759-68.
  24. Henderson AC, Prisk GK, Levin DL, Hopkins SR, Buxton RB. Characterizing pulmonary blood flow distribution measured using arterial spin labeling. NMR Biomed. 2009 Dec; 22(10):1025-35.
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  25. McGee KP, Hubmayr RD, Levin D, Ehman RL. Feasibility of quantifying the mechanical properties of lung parenchyma in a small-animal model using (1)H magnetic resonance elastography (MRE). J Magn Reson Imaging. 2009 Apr; 29 (4):838-45
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  26. Arai TJ, Henderson AC, Dubowitz DJ, Levin DL, Friedman PJ, Buxton RB, Prisk GK, Hopkins SR. Hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction does not contribute to pulmonary blood flow heterogeneity in normoxia in normal supine humans. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2009 Apr; 106(4):1057-64. Epub 2008 Dec 04.
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  27. Kolski BC, Kakimoto W, Levin DL, Blanchard DG. Echocardiographic assessment of the accuracy of computed tomography in the diagnosis of hemodynamically significant pericardial effusions. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008 Apr; 21(4):377-9. Epub 2007 Oct 10.
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  28. Hopkins SR, Henderson AC, Levin DL, Yamada K, Arai T, Buxton RB, Prisk GK. Vertical gradients in regional lung density and perfusion in the supine human lung: the Slinky effect. J Appl Physiol. 2007 Jul; 103(1):240-8 Epub 2007 Mar 29.
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  29. Hopkins SR, Levin DL, Emami K, Kadlecek S, Yu J, Ishii M, Rizi RR. Advances in magnetic resonance imaging of lung physiology. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2007 Mar; 102(3):1244-54. Epub 2006 Dec 07.
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  30. Levin DL, Buxton RB, Spiess JP, Arai T, Balouch J, Hopkins SR. Effects of age on pulmonary perfusion heterogeneity measured by magnetic resonance imaging. J Appl Physiol. 2007; 102(5):2064-70.
  31. Prisk GK, Yamada K, Henderson AC, Arai T, Levin DL, Buxton RB, Hopkins SR. Pulmonary perfusion in the prone and supine postures in the normal human lung. J Appl Physiol. 2007; 103(3):883-94.
  32. Henderson AC, Levin DL, Hopkins SR, Olfert IM, Buxton RB, Prisk GK. Steep head-down tilt has persisting effects on the distribution of pulmonary blood flow. J Appl Physiol. 2006 Aug; 101(2):583-9. Epub 2006 Apr 06.
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  33. Bolar DS, Levin DL, Hopkins SR, Frank LF, Liu TT, Wong EC, Buxton RB. Quantification of regional pulmonary blood flow using ASL-FAIRER. Magn Reson Med. 2006 Jun; 55(6):1308-17.
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  34. Nguyen LQ, Estrella J, Jett EA, Grunvald EL, Nicholson L, Levin DL. Acute schistosomiasis in nonimmune travelers: chest CT findings in 10 patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 May; 186(5):1300-3.
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  35. Hopkins SR, Levin DL. Heterogeneous pulmonary blood flow in response to hypoxia: a risk factor for high altitude pulmonary edema? Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2006 Apr 28; 151(2-3):217-28. Epub 2005 Dec 27.
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  36. Furtado CD, Aguirre DA, Sirlin CB, Dang D, Stamato SK, Lee P, Sani F, Brown MA, Levin DL, Casola G. Whole-body CT screening: spectrum of findings and recommendations in 1192 patients. Radiology. 2005 Nov; 237(2):385-94. Epub 2005 Sep 16.
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  37. Niku S, Stark P, Levin DL, Friedman PJ. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis: clinical, pathologic, and radiologic manifestations. J Thorac Imaging. 2005 May; 20(2):98-102.
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  38. Hopkins SR, Garg J, Bolar DS, Balouch J, Levin DL. Pulmonary blood flow heterogeneity during hypoxia and high-altitude pulmonary edema. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2005 Jan 1; 171(1):83-7. Epub 2004 Oct 14.
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  39. Levin DL, Hatabu H. MR evaluation of pulmonary blood flow. J Thorac Imaging. 2004 Oct; 19(4):241-9.
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  40. Levin DL, Goodman ET. Radiology of pulmonary vascular disease. Cardiol Clin. 2004 Aug; 22(3):375-82, vi.
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  41. Tao P, Griess F, Lvov Y, Mineyev M, Zhao B, Levin D, Kaufman L. Characterization of small nodules by automatic segmentation of X-ray computed tomography images. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2004 May-Jun; 28(3):372-7.
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  42. Levin DL. Pulmonary perfusion imaged by magnetic resonance. Eur Respir Monograph. 2004; 9(30):343-55.
  43. Kleinsasser A, Levin DL, Loeckinger A, Hopkins SR. A pig model of high altitude pulmonary edema. High Alt Med Biol. 2003 Winter; 4(4):465-74.
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  44. Prince JS, Duhamel DR, Levin DL, Harrell JH, Friedman PJ. Nonneoplastic lesions of the tracheobronchial wall: radiologic findings with bronchoscopic correlation. Radiographics. 2002 Oct; 22 Spec No:S215-30.
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  45. Rose SC, Fotoohi M, Levin DL, Harrell JH. Cerebral microembolization during radiofrequency ablation of lung malignancies. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2002 Oct; 13(10):1051-4.
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  46. Levin DL. Radiology of pulmonary Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex. Clin Chest Med. 2002 Sep; 23(3):603-12.
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  47. Levin DL, Chen Q, Zhang M, Edelman RR, Hatabu H. Evaluation of regional pulmonary perfusion using ultrafast magnetic resonance imaging. Magn Reson Med. 2001 Jul; 46(1):166-71.
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  48. Uematsu H, Levin DL, Hatabu H. Quantification of pulmonary perfusion with MR imaging: recent advances. Eur J Radiology. 2001; 37:155-63.
  49. Hatabu H, Stock KW, Sher S, Edinburgh KJ, Levin DL, Garpestad E, Albert MS, Mai VM, Chen Q, Edelman RR. Magnetic resonance imaging of the thorax. Past, present, and future. Radiol Clin North Am. 2000 May; 38(3):593-620, x.
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  50. Chen Q, Levin DL, Kim D, David V, McNicholas M, Chen V, Jakob PM, Griswold MA, Goldfarb JW, Hatabu H, Edelman RR. Pulmonary disorders: ventilation-perfusion MR imaging with animal models. Radiology. 1999 Dec; 213(3):871-9.
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  51. Hatabu H, Tadamura E, Levin DL, Chen Q, Li W, Kim D, Prasad PV, Edelman RR. Quantitative assessment of pulmonary perfusion with dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI. Magn Reson Med. 1999 Dec; 42(6):1033-8.
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  52. Hatabu H, Stock KW, Sher S, Edinburgh KJ, Levin DL, Garpestad E, Albert MS, Mai VM, Chen Q, Edelman RR. Magnetic resonance imaging of the thorax. Past, present, and future. Clin Chest Med. 1999 Dec; 20(4):775-803, viii-ix.
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  53. Patil SN, Levin DL. Distribution of thoracic lymphadenopathy in sarcoidosis using computed tomography. J Thorac Imaging. 1999 Apr; 14(2):114-7.
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  54. Stock KW, Chen Q, Levin D, Hatabu H, Edelman RR. Demonstration of gravity-dependent lung perfusion with contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 1999 Apr; 9(4):557-61.
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  55. Levin DL, Klein JS. Imaging techniques for pleural space infections. Semin Respir Infect. 1999 Mar; 14(1):31-8.
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  56. Hatabu H, Chen Q, Levin DL, Tadamura E, Edelman RR. Ventilation-perfusion MR imaging of the lung. MRI Clin North Am. 1999; 7(2):379-92.
  57. Chen Q, Jakob PM, Griswold MA, Levin DL, Hatabu H, Edelman RR. Oxygen enhanced MR ventilation imaging of the lung. MAGMA. 1998 Dec; 7(3):153-61.
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  58. Ketai LH, Kelsey CA, Jordan K, Levin DL, Sullivan LM, Williamson MR, Wiest PW, Sell JJ. Distinguishing hantavirus pulmonary syndrome from acute respiratory distress syndrome by chest radiography: are there different radiographic manifestations of increased alveolar permeability? J Thorac Imaging. 1998 Jul; 13(3):172-7.
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  59. Lee KN, Levin DL, Webb WR, Chen D, Storto ML, Golden JA. Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: high-resolution CT, chest radiographic, and functional correlations. Chest. 1997 Apr; 111(4):989-95.
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  60. Zhu X, Lee KN, Levin DL, Wong ST, Huang HK, Soo Hoo K, Gamsu G, Webb WR. Temporal image database design for outcome analysis of lung nodule. Comput Med Imaging Graph. 1996; 20(4):347-56.
  61. Hricak H, White S, Vigneron D, Kurhanewicz J, Kosco A, Levin D, Weiss J, Narayan P, Carroll PR. Carcinoma of the prostate gland: MR imaging with pelvic phased-array coils versus integrated endorectal--pelvic phased-array coils. Radiology. 1994 Dec; 193(3):703-9.
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  62. Anderson CM, Lee RE, Levin DL, de la Torre Alonso S, Saloner D. Measurement of internal carotid artery stenosis from source MR angiograms. Radiology. 1994 Oct; 193(1):219-26.
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  63. Chien D, Levin DL, Anderson CM. MR gradient echo imaging of intravascular blood oxygenation: T2* determination in the presence of flow. Magn Reson Med. 1994 Oct; 32(4):540-5.
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  64. Stebbins CL, Brown B, Levin D, Longhurst JC. Reflex effect of skeletal muscle mechanoreceptor stimulation on the cardiovascular system. J Appl Physiol. 1988 Oct; 65(4):1539-47.
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  65. Facci L, Skaper SD, Levin DL, Varon S. Dissociation of the stellate morphology from intracellular cyclic AMP levels in cultured rat brain astroglial cells: effects of ganglioside GM1 and lysophosphatidylserine. J Neurochem. 1987 Feb; 48(2):566-73.
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